Herman van der Meyden is a lead serious game developer at Perspectivity, next to his
job as business developer at Royal Dutch Shell in the gas division. Herman combines a
Masters degree in offshore engineering with a Masters in International Relations and
Diplomacy. He has a passion for bringing people into constructive dialogue and enjoys
using serious gaming to let people experience their interdependency. He has developed
board games on the topics of climate change, the energy-water- food stress nexus,
public health, national security and the energy transition.
We talked with Herman van der Meyden from The Perspectivity Challenge. Read the interview to check what one of the developers of the Nexus! Challenge game thinks about the potential of games to tackle urgent global challenges.